MONTAGUE, Texas (AP) - A Montague grand jury has returned 23 sealed felony indictments against 10 people in the theft of more than $1 million worth of oil from North Texas wells.
Capt. Kevin Benton of the Wise County Sheriff's Department told the Fort Worth Star-Telegram on Wednesday that the indictments were the result of an ongoing three-year investigation.
He says seven suspects were indicted Dec. 14 and four of them have been arrested. He says three other suspects were indicted in midyear.